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Salvation Army Program Helps Hungry Kids on Weekends

The Salvation Army is helping Racine Unified students eat on the weekends when they might otherwise not have enough food to get them from Friday afternoon to Monday morning. What started as a trial program last spring at Knapp Elementary has grown into a service for 148 elementary-age children, a story in The Journal Times […]

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Warm Coat Shortage for Area Children

Area kids are in need of warm coats, hats and gloves, and the Salvation Army has run out of items already donated. In a press release issued Thursday, Maj. Ken Nicolai said 225 needed coats is the current count, but he expects that number to rise. “School caseworkers have been calling and requesting hundreds of […]

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